Articles posted by Kathleen Regan

WEBINAR: Children with Cholestatic Liver Disease: Diagnostics

Children with Cholestatic Liver Disease August 17, 2022 8:00 PM ET REGISTER HERE! Cholestatic Jaundice is a rare presentation of various hepatobiliary, metabolic, and genetic disorders, and cholestasis typically presents in the neonatal/infantile period but can also present late in older children or even adults. Early diagnosis and appropriate management of the underlying condition are

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On Demand Webinar: Latest Guidance on Parenteral Nutrition

Parenteral nutrition is modern medical miracle for patients with gastrointestinal issues that need nutrition.  However, parenteral nutrition has some potential risks and long-term side effects.  Therefore, the biggest question about parenteral nutrition is who to start it on and when? Latest Guidance on Parenteral Nutrition examines new guidelines concerning the decision on when parenteral nutrition

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Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment of Alagille Syndrome LIVE Webinar (On Demand available)

February 8, 2021 8:00 PM ET NOW AVAILABLE ON DEMAND Alagille syndrome (ALGS) is a multi-system autosomal dominant disorder that often presents with neonatal cholestasis.  First described over 50 years ago by Daniel Alagille, this complex syndrome is caused by mutations in JAG1 or NOTCH2, encoding components of the Notch signaling pathway. Ongoing research has

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Tips for Navigating the Virtual Meeting

Pack Up the Van – The NASPGHAN Annual Meeting is Going Virtual in 2020 NASPGHAN would like to thank all of you who have registered for the Annual Meeting and Postgraduate Course as well as the many exhibiting companies who are participating in the event. There is still time to register. Here are some helpful

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Bowel Sounds Podcast

In the latest episode of Bowel Sounds, hosts Drs. Peter Lu and Jennifer Lee talk to Dr. Evelyn Hsu about liver transplantation in children and how to become a pediatric transplant hepatologist.  We talk about what inspired her to become a transplant hepatologist and introduce the topic of pediatric liver transplantation, including its indications, contraindications, and

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Attainment of the prestigious Fellow of NASPGHAN status is reserved for those NASPGHAN members that have made significant contributions to the field of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology or nutrition. Members with a strong career track record for success as clinicians, physician scientists (MD/DO, MD/DO/PhD) or researchers (PhD/ MSC) in the field of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and

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Mobile Donations Now Available

The NASPGHAN Foundation launched a new and easy way to make donations via your cell phone. Just text 4GIPEDS to 56512. A donation link will come up that will allow you to make your donation both quickly and securely. Help us reach our goal of 100% member participation by making your pledge today!  

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World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

The 6th World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark from 3 – 6 June 2020. This collaboration, which only takes place every four years, brings together field experts from around the globe to promote worldwide cooperation and education in the fields of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. The scientific programme will

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CME and MOC Credit Information: NASPGHAN Annual Meeting, Postgraduate and Single Topic Symposium

CME and MOC Part 2 credits are available for attendees of NASPGHAN’s Annual Meeting, Postgraduate Course and Single Topic Symposium.   How to get your certificate: 1.  Go to: 2.  Click on the sessions you attended 3.   Evaluate the meeting 4.   Print all pages of your certificate for your records If you are seeking ABP MOC Part

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The Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses
Help & Hope for Children with Digestive Disorders
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
JPGN Reports